Search the Collections

Family Scene (Beckmann Family) (Familienszene [Familie Beckmann]), plate 2 of the portfolio Faces (Gesichter)
Family Scene (Beckmann Family) (Familienszene [Familie Beckmann]), plate 2 of the portfolio Faces (Gesichter)
Date:
1918
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Drypoint
Dimensions:
Plate: 306 x 259 mm (12 1/16 x 10 3/16 in.)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1963.43.1
Acquisition Date:
1963-01-15
Credit Line:

Gift of Mrs. Philip N. Lilienthal, Jr.

A young woman sits reading next to her child, a boy playing on a hobby horse. A dignified older woman, perhaps a grandmother, watches over them. A man in profile (Beckmann, self portrait) looks out over city buildings and the moon.